It’s been 77 years since civil rights activist and poet Langston Hughes wrote his chilling poem “Kids Who Die,” which illuminates the horrors of lynchings during the Jim Crow era. Now, as we approach the one-year anniversary of Michael Brown’s death and the Ferguson uprising that sparked a movement, take a few minutes to witness how Hughes’ words still ring true today.


What would your life look like, if you were passionately committed to racial justice and healing?